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Dec 6, 2013 5:00pm PST
injuries the fire department sont scene. >> bay area leaders remembering late nelson mandela tonight. one is the reverend cecil williams of glide foundation. williams was arrested in an antiapartheid rally at cal demanding uc divest from south africa. mandela said the movement helped quicken the end of the white minority rule. >> liberation of course. the people who are poor, and outside of the concern. and so, being that kind of person of course, i said we've lost greatest liberator that i've ever known. >> now ron dellums sponsored antipart eyed act of 1984 the house and senate overrode president reagan's veelto of the act. the first in the 20th century. after this law, divestment began in earnest. >> president obama and first lady will travel to south after rick why for mandela's memorial service as will former presidents bill clinton and george w. bush. careen travers reports. >> he will be remembered for the way he led his dignity. >> crowds gathered outside of the home where mandela passed away. there were tears and prayers. there is also singing and dancing. details have been annou
Dec 5, 2013 5:00pm PST
behind for the world and bay area. >> dan, nelson mandela felt he had a true connection with san francisco and the bay area. and you're right. others would follow. it was called celebration sunday. 58,000,000 packed to see, and hear nelson mandela. he came to the bay area with a message of thanks and hope. people of oakland and bay area have given me and and hope to continue the struggle. >> that was a moment of sheer joy. for the community and i think the coliseum was full, every seat standing room only. state senator was one of these on stage that day. now, the executive director of the training center which trains minorities and women for jobs in construction. >> beautiful person and lived life to the fullest. >> the east bay was at the fore front of the movement in the u.s. students pushing for investment. and long shoremen refused to unload south african goods. before protests, parishioners were writing checks. >> my church directed the first sign in this city, protesting apartheid back in the 1980s. >> the bay area stop was a fitting finale and the appeal of a man who spent
Dec 8, 2013 5:00pm PST
service on tuesday. in the bay area there will be a book for people to pay tribute to nelson mandela, starting tomorrow in oakland, san mateo and hayward, on wednesday there will be a civic memorial at city hall in san francisco. >> a pg&e worker is being treated for minor burns after a job-related accident. he was responding to a power outage. the worker was trying to put a transformer in a box. the transformer failed and he suffered burns to his hands and face. other crews rye placed the transformer. power was returned by noon. >> how a california man got a jump on ringing in the new year. plus, holiday parade too hot to handle. what investigators say caused this float inferno. temperatures are dropping out there tonight. we'll find out how much longer this cold snap will last. thosed ewelcome to covered california. now, you can no longer be denied coverage because of a pre-existing condition. enroll today at >> a spectator took this video of a holiday parade float that burst into flames last night in virginia beach. firefighters were able to douse the flame thursday ten minut
Dec 9, 2013 5:00pm PST
being held on bail of 800,000 tdzs >> a civic memorial for nelson mandela being planned for wednesday in san francisco. it will be held in the city hall rotunda at 8:00 in the morning. this is located in the mayor's office and will be there until friday. the mail order that have flags at half staff on sunday. >> first lady and president left for joe hannah'sberg this morning they will be joined by a list of leaders. 91 heads of state and government and dozens of other vips will join 90,000 south african citizens. >>> a crowded commuter train collided with a fuel truck. first passenger car took the brunt of the impact. the train just bursed into flames. the train engineer died. preliminary reports say the tanker crossed when it was supposed to stop, causing this deadly collision. >> tomorrow, national transportation safety board will begin hearings to investigate the crash of asiana flight 214 but pilots will not be testifying. they're expected to focus on how they need more training in flying. hearings will last two days. asiana sending it's chief pilot to talk about training protocols a
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